Duke Energy Corporation (DUK)

90.03
1.50 1.70
NYSE
Prev Close 88.56
Open 88.03
Day Low/High 87.60 / 90.36
52 Wk Low/High 62.13 / 103.79
Volume 6.20M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 735.43B
Market Cap 60.61B
P/E Ratio 29.22
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Duke Energy upgraded at UBS

Lessons Learned in 2012

Lessons Learned in 2012

How understanding three unexpected  events in the energy sector experienced in 2012 can make you a better investor in 2013.

Mid-Market Generators Are Gambling on Coal

Mid-Market Generators Are Gambling on Coal

Solar and nuclear powered cost leaders will win when mid-market participants, mostly using coal and cheap natural gas, are gone.

Duke Energy upgraded at Deutsche

Watch Dominion, but Wait

Watch Dominion, but Wait

It's one of the premier utilities, but its price is a bit rich right now.

National Energy Policy in 50 Pieces

If you think Washington can develop a cohesive energy policy, forget it.

Energy Consumption Had a Surprising Dip

Energy Consumption Had a Surprising Dip

Summer usage was down from 2011 levels, and this could ding utilities' quarters.

A Gruesome Chapter Closes at Duke

A Gruesome Chapter Closes at Duke

With a new management team arriving, the company can begin to repair its credibility.

ConEd May Find Sandy's Silver Lining

The utility, its customers and shareholders could benefit greatly from changes wrought by the storm's destruction.

Two More Ports in the Fiscal Cliff Storm

Two More Ports in the Fiscal Cliff Storm

A pair of electric utilities are selling at attractive entry points.

Entergy Shareholders Could Get a Boost

Entergy Shareholders Could Get a Boost

After the company's deal with ITC, shareholders would receive an additional stream of dividends.

An Exelon Surprise

An Exelon Surprise

The energy company goes speculative.

The Sparks Are Flying

The Sparks Are Flying

This electric utility looks to be a tremendous value, and that's only reinforced by the recent insider buy.

Duke Energy upgraded at JP Morgan

Duke Energy upgraded at Citigroup

The Magic of the Markets

The Magic of the Markets

Renewable energy actually lowers power prices.

A Declaration of (Energy) Independence?

A Declaration of (Energy) Independence?

Both candidates confuse the electorate by conflating energy independence with available energy options.

BofA/Merrill Power Conf.

The Nation's Grid Is Already Energy Independent

The Nation's Grid Is Already Energy Independent

Adding new power plants cannot materially help our nation reach energy independence.

A Hidden Risk for Utilities

A Hidden Risk for Utilities

Unhappy customers often have recourse to an extreme measure: municipalization.

Duke Energy Is Still a Keeper

Duke Energy Is Still a Keeper

Its management shakeup was ugly, but this is a solid, dividend-paying holding.

Don't Plug Into Utilities Just Yet

Don't Plug Into Utilities Just Yet

Too many investors have crowded into this trade, and it's not a bargain right now.

The 5 Dumbest Things on Wall Street: Aug. 10

The 5 Dumbest Things on Wall Street: Aug. 10

Here is this week's roundup of the dumbest actions on Wall Street.

Duke Energy's 'Pig in a Poke'

Duke Energy's 'Pig in a Poke'

After its merger with Progress Energy, it discovers that a nuclear plant's repair bill is escalating.

Not All Utility Dividends Are Alike

Not All Utility Dividends Are Alike

Duke Energy shows us that even in this safe sector, stock-picking is essential.

We're in Loss-Acceptance Mode

We're in Loss-Acceptance Mode

There's nothing wrong with owning that concept.

Even Utility Stocks Have Risks

Even Utility Stocks Have Risks

The dividend-yield trade is getting crowded, P/Es are high, and regulators can be wild cards.

Too Much Risk in Here

Too Much Risk in Here

There's no reason to stay in Duke Energy when safer alternatives exist

The 5 Dumbest Things on Wall Street, July 13

The 5 Dumbest Things on Wall Street, July 13

Here is this past week's roundup of the dumbest events in the financial world.

Duke Energy Remains Highly Charged

Duke Energy Remains Highly Charged

North Carolina's Utility Commission has now weighed in on the company's self-inflicted leadership crisis.